Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 64 39
Rank change year-on-year -17 -25 +55
Permanent jobs citing REST 21 28 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.82% 2.77% 6.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.58% 6.51% 11.84%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 47
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +45.45%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,950 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,250 £51,250 £52,500
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +33.33%

REST is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 459 430 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 39.77% 42.49% 52.73%
Number of salaries quoted 413 372 434
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,475 £53,016
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,018
% change year-on-year - +4.11% +2.91%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Tyne and Wear

REST
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for REST in Tyne and Wear

REST
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Tyne and Wear

REST
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -12 17 £52,500 +31.25% 6
Gateshead - 4 £40,000 -
REST
North East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for REST.

1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) SOAP
3 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
4 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
5 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 9 (42.86%) SQL
5 9 (42.86%) Java
5 9 (42.86%) Web Services
6 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
7 7 (33.33%) Validation
7 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 7 (33.33%) Selenium
8 6 (28.57%) TDD
8 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
8 6 (28.57%) HTML
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 6 (28.57%) SOA
8 6 (28.57%) SDLC
9 5 (23.81%) Disclosure Scotland
9 5 (23.81%) Case Management
9 5 (23.81%) Documentum
9 5 (23.81%) SLA
9 5 (23.81%) Middleware
9 5 (23.81%) EMC
9 5 (23.81%) Oracle
9 5 (23.81%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
9 5 (23.81%) C#
9 5 (23.81%) WebLogic
9 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) Documentum
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
1 5 (23.81%) WebLogic
2 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) GitHub
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (19.05%) MySQL
4 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
2 7 (33.33%) Selenium
3 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
4 4 (19.05%) Cucumber
4 4 (19.05%) SoapUI
4 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (9.52%) JMeter
5 2 (9.52%) LoadRunner
5 2 (9.52%) Ranorex
5 2 (9.52%) Robot Framework
5 2 (9.52%) WebDriver
6 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (4.76%) Gradle
6 1 (4.76%) Maven
6 1 (4.76%) MSTest
6 1 (4.76%) NUnit
6 1 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (4.76%) Subversion
6 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 3 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.76%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) SOAP
2 9 (42.86%) Web Services
3 6 (28.57%) HTML
4 5 (23.81%) HTML5
4 5 (23.81%) Middleware
5 4 (19.05%) .NET
5 4 (19.05%) Django
5 4 (19.05%) Spring
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
6 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (9.52%) Laravel
6 2 (9.52%) Node.js
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.76%) CSS3
7 1 (4.76%) Dapper ORM
7 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
7 1 (4.76%) jQuery
7 1 (4.76%) Sass
7 1 (4.76%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 7 (33.33%) Validation
4 6 (28.57%) SDLC
4 6 (28.57%) SOA
4 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 6 (28.57%) TDD
5 5 (23.81%) BDD
5 5 (23.81%) BPEL
5 5 (23.81%) BPMN
5 5 (23.81%) Build Automation
5 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
5 5 (23.81%) Case Management
5 5 (23.81%) Data Management
5 5 (23.81%) DevOps
5 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (23.81%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 5 (23.81%) QMS
5 5 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (23.81%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 9 (42.86%) Java
2 9 (42.86%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) C#
4 4 (19.05%) PHP
4 4 (19.05%) Python
5 2 (9.52%) C++
5 2 (9.52%) Ruby
6 1 (4.76%) Go
6 1 (4.76%) R
6 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
3 2 (9.52%) ISEB
3 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) Disclosure Scotland
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Puppet
1 5 (23.81%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) EMC
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) Pega
3 1 (4.76%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.76%) Zend